Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Samuel Simon Schmucker Hall
1863 Civil War hospital & lookout station
1961 Home of Adams County Historical Society
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Education • War, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1832.
Location. 39° 49.927′ N, 77° 14.669′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Seminary Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Located on Seminary Ridge in the Lutheran Theological Seminary, adjacent to Gettysburg National Military Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Manor of Maske (here, next to this marker); Crisis Comes to the Seminary's Back Door (here, next to this marker); The Seminary Hospital (within shouting distance of this marker); Gettysburg Seminary Ridge Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Life as a Seminary Student (within shouting distance of this marker); The Union Defense of Seminary RidgeEmanuel Bell Tower (about 300 feet away); Valentine Hall (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Markers and Monuments at the Seminary.
Also see . . . History of Schmucker Hall. (Submitted on January 14, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 14, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,146 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 14, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.